Founded in 1978, the Center for Family Life focuses it's activities on family as a sustaining source of development for children and youth.
University Settlement Society
Executive Director: Melissa Aase
184 Eldridge Street
New York, NY 10002
Founded in 1886, University Settlement Society is one of New York's most dynamic social service institutions with deep roots on the Lower East Side. Each year University Settlement's diverse programs help over 25,000 low-income and at-risk people build better lives for themselves and their families. With an impressive legacy as the first settlement house in the United States, University Settlement has been an incubator for progressive ideas for 125 years, offering pioneering programs in early childhood education, adolescent development, eviction prevention and case management, literacy, mental health and arts education that set the standard. Building on the strength of this experience, University Settlement now provides services at 21 locations in lower Manhattan as well as in upper Manhattan and Brooklyn. To learn more, visit www.universitysettlement.org.